Jan 25, 2013 4:00am PST
. >>> you know by now that next sunday's super bowl matches jim harbaugh's 49ers, against his brother john harbaugh's baltimore ravens. well, john harbaugh pranked his parents yesterday, on a media conference call. posing as john from baltimore, he asked if it was true that jim is actually his parents' favorite. harbaugh's sister, joanie, recognized john's voice and called him out on it. the harbaugh parents are predictably staying neutral for the big game. well done, mom and dad. >>> and it's nearly official. in new orleans, with an elaborate video presentation, they unveiled the new logo of the pelicans yesterday. when the nba approves the name change, the pelicans will take the place of the hornets. not a bad logo. gooking kind of good. that and more from last night's hoops highlights, here's espn. >> good morning. cassidy hubbarth here with your "sportscenter" update. the knicks in boston taking on the celtics. the last time these two teams played, carmelo anthony and kevin garnett got into it. but showing a little love there. first quarter, melo, with the stepback. gets the "j" to go.
Jan 31, 2013 4:00am EST
and jackie harbaugh. for their sons, it's just another day at the office, as their two teams prepare for the biggest game of their lives. at 49ers practice, head coach jim harbaugh watched closely as he put his team to work. not too far away, harbaugh's brother, john, guided his baltimore ravens through their drills. but ray lewis found time to crack a joke. the harbaugh brothers will go head-to-head, in what's being dubbed as the harbowl. >> no one talks to anyone. jim is quiet and guarded. and john is quiet and guarded. >> reporter: their mother, is a little more optimistic. >> this is like frosting on the cake for our whole family. >> reporter: oddsmakers have the 49ers favored by 3 1/2 points. but the super bowl is in new orleans. so, if you want a prediction, ask the experts at reverend zombie's house of voodoo. even then, there's no clear answer. >> i can't really say. but i can say that it looks -- you're looking pretty good. i would shore up the offense, though. >> reporter: for new orleans, all of the superhype is business as usual on bourbon street. food, music, and flying
Jan 28, 2013 4:00am EST
's first super bowl appearance in 18 years. and coach jim harbaugh says the team is super happy to be there. >> the ravens travel to the big easy today after final practices at their training complex in maryland. sunday was a day of rest. coach john harbaugh said his team is sharp and excited. but he admitted that the niners are a well-coached football team. of course, that's a nod to his little brother, jim. going to be a good game between carnival season and super bowl, my favorite city, new orleans is rockin' and rolling for the next two weeks. >>> coming up next this morning in "the pulse," alcohol and live tv. wait until you hear what sofia vergara said on last night's s.a.g. awards. >>> and johnny heisman does the incredible. the video blasting past 1 million views in a few days. we'll show it to you, coming up. ♪ let's go. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing the all-new cadillac xts... another big night on the town, eh? ...and the return of life lived large. ♪ capella university understands bright students are getting lost in the shuffle. need. and administration's work ge
Jan 29, 2013 4:00am EST
about jim harbaugh, who dropped by with his wife and child this morning. he said he's having a good time. >> hello. >> reporter: call it a moment for a city at times like these, seems determined to put the concept of innocence on hold. on bourbon street tonight, music will pour out of courts like exotic libations slip between lips. it's the land of eternal weekend, where people toss woes as easily as tossing beads. they say it's like fishing. >> you have have a good lure. you have to have a good lure. and you throw junk. >> you throw beads and they give you what? >> a nice sight to see. something to think about later on the tonight. something to think about later on tonight. >> reporter: something to think about in a mardi gras split apart by a super bowl this year. they're doing it in two parts. next sunday's game will be like the tasty surprise in the middle of a mardi gras cookie. what you see here tonight, just a hint of the crowds we expect later in the week, when they say, we won't be able to see our feet on the street. >> you're not going to be able to walk. >> reporter: well, a l